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Attorney seeks reports on Hussle crime investigations

LOS ANGELES — An attorney representing the man charged with murdering rapper Nipsey Hussle has asked the prosecution to turn over documents relating to any criminal investigations of the musician before his death, according to a court filing. The filing by Eric Ronald Holder Jr.’s attorney, Deputy Public Defender Lowynn Young, seeks “any and all Read More…

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Stevie Wonder announces he will undergo kidney transplant

LOS ANGELES — Legendary singer Stevie Wonder has announced he will undergo kidney transplant surgery in the comings months, confirming speculation that surfaced about his health recently. Wonder spoke about his health during a concert in England July 6 at the British Summer Time Hyde Park music festival.  Wonder surprised fans with news of the Read More…

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Council names intersection after Nipsey Hussle

LOS ANGELES — The City Council adjourned its regular meeting April 12 in memory of Nipsey Hussle after approving a motion to rename the intersection of Slauson Avenue and Crenshaw Boulevard in the slain rapper’s honor. The 33-year-old Grammy-nominated rapper — whose real name was Ermias Joseph Asghedom — was fatally shot March 31 in Read More…